Avijatrik: Bangladesh Discovery Tour: Explore the Tea Gardens of Sreemangal

Bangladesh Discovery Tour: Explore the Tea Gardens of Sreemangal

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Avijatrik

Social Enterprise

3 days/2 nights
From$130 USDper person

Avijatrik is a social enterprise dedicated to fostering community development through sustainable tourism in Bangladesh.

Tour Highlights

  • Experience the culture and natural beauty of Sreemangal while supporting community development in Bangladesh.
  • Stay with a tribal family in the Lawachora Rain Forest and visit one of the largest tea gardens in southeast Asia.
  • Taste authentic local food dishes and unique seven-layer tea.

Tour revenue will be invested in the economic and social development of local communities.

Tour Details

  • Frequency

    Any day by appointment

  • Start Time

    Flexible

  • Duration

    3 days/2 nights

  • Good For

    Adults, Children, Families, Youth, Professionals, People with disabilities

  • Languages

    English, Bengali/Bangla, Japanese

  • Weather

    Tour takes place rain or shine (tour itinerary might be modified in case of inclement weather)

  • Tour Participants

    1 to 5

  • Difficulty

    Medium (2-5 miles/ 3-8 km walking distance, some physical effort)

  • Clothing & Equipment

    Closed toe shoes (sneakers recommended), Comfortable clothes

Tour Description

Enjoy 3 days in the tea capital of Bangladesh, Sreemangal. Stay in a local village in Lawachara National Park, a nature reserve with vast wildlife. Explore the largest rainforest in Bangladesh and beautiful Baikka Bill, home to thousands of birds. Stay with Khasia tribal peoples and experience their lifestyle.

Day 1
Begin your adventure by traveling to Sreemangal by overnight air-conditioned highway Hino Bus, departing at 11:30 PM from Dhaka.

Day 2
After breakfast, check in at the local home where you will be spending the night. Head to Lawachora Forest and the Khaisa tribal villages. Enjoy authentic local food for lunch and dinner. Roam around the tea gardens & pineapple garden in the local community, and participate in the tea collection process.

Day3
Fuel up at breakfast because today you'll journey to Baikka Bill! This lake in Sreemangal is where you will have the opportunity to experience the lifestyle of local fisherman. Enjoy lunch at Baikka Bill and travel back to Dhaka in the evening. The bus will reach Dhaka by 11 PM.

Tour Start Address

Mohakhali Bus Stop, Dhaka, Bangladesh

How To Get There

Pick-up and drop-off within the Dhaka city area are included.

More About Avijatrik

Mission

To create a marketplace of community and sustainable tourism initiatives in Bangladesh, so every household can benefit from tourism.

Main Programs

  • Developing tour packages with existing initiatives

  • Creating new local entrepreneurs in tourism

  • Selecting hosts for the homestay program

  • Providing financial and other support to hosts

  • Providing tour guide training to local people

  • Helping underdeveloped rural communities build community tourism projects

  • Working with NGOs working for community development, eco-tourism and related projects

Awards & Recognition

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